Tag Archives: GDP

September 04

Trade hits the homeland

David weighs in on this week’s ISM numbers along with the latest on trade.

November 30

GDP hits 3.3% while Senate debates Tax Reform – i24 News

They said it couldn’t be done but right now U.S. economy is trending above 3%. Senate takes a step closer to a vote on Tax Reform.

December 24

The 2014 Santa Claus Rally – CNBC

David sat down with CNBC hosts Kelly Evans and Bill Griffeth along with NYSE veteran Peter Costa to talk about this year’s Santa Claus Rally.

December 08

Oil – The Black Swan – Part 1

By David Nelson, CFA No market event creates more fear in the hearts and minds of investors than that of the Black Swan. Wikipedia explains the Black Swan theory developed by Nassim Nicholas Taleb as follows:   The disproportionate role of high-profile, hard-to-predict, and rare events… The non-computability of the probability of the consequential rare events using […]

June 26

Wall Street vs Main Street – Al Jazeera America

David talks to Al Jazeera host Stephanie Sy about the disconnect between the Stock Market and Main Street America

June 25

Don’t Jump – GDP Shocker

By David Nelson For the last several days leading into Tuesday’s final GDP reading economists were rapidly cutting their estimates in anticipation of a downward revision. Well it looks like they weren’t even close. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the first quarter was revised down to -2.9%. We came into the year looking for 3% […]